PLAYBOI Carti is at the centre of online reports that claimed he died in a hotel room.

A report from a fake news site claimed that the Atlanta rapper, real name Jordan Terrell Carter, known as Playboi Carti, was found unresponsive in his room.

GettyA false report has claimed that Playboy Carti was found dead in his hotel room '/caption '

No - he is alive and well.

On November 23, 2021, Carti fans came across a news headline suggesting the rapper had died, HITC reported.

According to the fake report, by NSF News, ...Atlanta rapper, Playboi Carti, was found unresponsive in his hotel room this evening.

...Paramedics confirm the death of Playboi Carti, real name Jordan Terrell Carter....

It's not the first time sick rumors have circulated regarding the rapper's health and wellbeing.

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In 2019, a fake news article claimed that Carti had been killed in a car accident in Los Angeles, according to Heavy.

The report alleged that the rapper was driving the vehicle and was under the influence of “many controlled substances” when the crash happened. This is not true.

Who is Playboi Carti?

Carti, 25, is a rapper known for his experimental music style, mysterious persona, and gothic fashion.

His album Donda has been nominated for the Album of the Year category at the 2022 Grammy Awards.

Carti's debut mixtape was released in 2017 and included chart-topping singles Magnolia and Woke Up Like This.

His debut studio album Die Lit (2018) peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200, according to Wikipedia.

Carti began dating Australian rapper Iggy Azalea in 2020 and TMZ reported Azalea gave birth to their son, Onyx Kelly.

According to Complex, the couple split, with Azalea claiming Carti cheated on her and missed her son's birth.

It's alleged he refused to sign their son's birth certificate.

Who started the Playboi Carti death hoax rumor?

NFL News made the claim.

The news site is a satirical website that gives access to anyone who would want to make a post as a joke, according to HITC.